Immigration Issues Facing Alberta Employers

Edmonton, Alberta

Event Time and Date

  • Edmonton Immigration Issues Facing Alberta Employers
    February 26, 2019
    7:45 am - 12:00 pm


Venue: Aspen Conference Centre


400, 10104 – 103rd Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T5J 0H8



The rules for recruiting and using foreign workers in Alberta have changed dramatically. This half-day workshop for employers and HR professionals explores a range of corporate immigration issues – from business visitors to the International Mobility Program, to Labour Market Impact Assessments and employer compliance.


Strategies for Getting People into Canada

Identify quick and cost-effective immigration solutions for your organization.

  • Commonly used business visitor categories
  • Key questions to ask when determining the best way to bring employees into Canada
  • The Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) and work permit processes
  • How to secure a work permit without going through an LMIA

Temporary Foreign Workers and Employer Compliance

Ensure your business is compliant with federal and provincial immigration rules.

  • Federal compliance rules for employers of foreign workers
  • Provincial compliance rules as they pertain to employers of foreign workers in Alberta
  • Tips for proactively meeting compliance rules

Interactive Scenario Workshop

Review and address scenarios that commonly arise for employers in relation to foreign worker use.

  • Common immigration scenarios employers and human resources professionals may face
  • Practical tools for approaching immigration issues
  • Interactive questions and answers



  • Registration and Breakfast: 7:45 a.m. | Seminar: 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Registration closes: February 19, 2019
  • Cancel before February 19 for a full refund. Contact to inquire about a refund.
  • Space is limited. Only employers or their representatives are eligible to attend. We reserve the right to decline registrants.
  • This workshop is also being held in Calgary on Wednesday, February 27.
  • Download brochure.

This seminar qualifies for 3.5 CPD hours through CPHR Alberta

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Amy Foley, MLT Aikins LLP
Suite 2200, 10235 – 101st Street
Edmonton, AB T5J 3G1

P: (780) 969-5092
F: (780) 969-3549

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